TN Men’s Chorale

The Chorale is comprised of men who serve as music ministers, worship leaders, or worship pastors in Tennessee Baptist churches. The group is a favorite at the annual state conventions. They also present local church concerts, and are involved in mission tours singing the gospel in other states and countries. The CHORALE is an organization of the Tennessee Church Music Conference.

2021-2022 Officers

Jeremy O’Neal

First Baptist Church, Paris


Aaron Franklin

First Baptist Church, Greeneville


Joe Fitzpatrick
Past President

First Baptist Church, Nashville


Sam Leslie

South Harriman Baptist Church, Harriman


Nick Holt
Assistant Secretary / Treasurer

First Baptist Church, Nashville


Rusty Eason
West TN Vice-President

Ridgeway Baptist Church, Memphis


Elwood Doss
Northwest TN Vice-President

Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Martin


Jason Logan
Middle TN Vice-President
Springfield Baptist Church, Springfield

Future President Elect (2022-2023)

James Cortner
Middle East TN Vice-President

Trinity Baptist Church, Manchester


Luke Littrell
Lower East TN Vice-President
Dallas Bay Baptist Church, Hixson


Austin Clark
East TN Vice-President

First Baptist Church, Seymour


Mikel Caywood
Upper East TN Vice-President
Calvary Baptist Church, Kingsport


TN Ladies Chorus

This group formed in 2001, is comprised of women involved in music leadership in their Tennessee Baptist churches. Female music ministers, church pianists, organists, graded choir leaders, soloists, or ensemble directors are included. A recommendation from the music minister of the church where the TLC candidate is a member is required. Singers handle their own expenses, and/or are assisted by their own church.

2021-2022 Officers

Michelle Guy

Lynn Sharenberger
Past President

Paula Zimmer

Angie Tate

Teresa Wood
West TN Representative

Debbie Rogers
West TN Representative

Nancy Shelton
Middle TN Representative

Amy Beard
Middle TN Representative

Sarah Anderson
Middle TN Representative

Leigh Ann Leslie
East TN Representative

Leandra Brown
East TN Representative

Worship & Music CDs for Purchase

Then Sings My Soul (2013)

Tennessee Ladies Chorus and Tennessee Men’s Chorale with the Nashville Praise Symphony

We Are Not Alone (2009)

Tennessee Ladies Chorus and Tennessee Men’s Chorale with the Nashville Praise Symphony

Sing and Be Not Silent (2005)

Tennessee Ladies Chorus and Tennessee Men’s Chorale

Total Praise (2002)

Tennessee Ladies Chorus with Tennessee Men’s Chorale

Proceeds received for all Tennessee Baptist Church Music Conference groups’ recordings are used to assist the group in mission engagement.

All CDs are $10 each (shipping is included)

Two ways to order:

Send check (make payable to TBCMC) to:

Sam Leslie
PO Box 125
Harriman, TN  37748


Purchase Online

Please contact the Worship & Music Team at 615.371.2061 or if you have any questions.